1981-1982 Kentucky Basketball Statistics

Record: 22-8 (13-5, 1st in SEC)
Rank: 15th in the Final AP Poll
Coach: 

Tournament: (#6 seed in Mideast)
Lost Mideast First Round (50-44) versus #11 Middle Tennessee


Team – Per Game
 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team3040.527.653.9.51118.224.2.75031.315.35.72.913.419.073.3
Opponent3040.526.256.0.46814.020.1.69730.914.65.92.914.021.366.4

Team – Totals
 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team3060758271618.511545727.750940460171864035712199
Opponent3060757861681.468421604.697926439176864206391991

Individuals – Per Game

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Derrick Hord303036.46.513.1.4923.44.4.7795.41.80.80.12.42.716.3
2Jim Master302932.35.110.5.4863.23.5.8962.12.60.60.01.81.913.4
3Melvin Turpin303030.45.39.2.5822.43.5.6797.10.70.92.22.13.013.1
4Dirk Minniefield303034.54.38.4.5102.83.7.7573.16.31.40.02.92.711.3
530825.12.34.2.5602.23.1.7074.50.70.60.21.42.76.6
6Chuck Verderber292221.11.53.5.4222.02.5.8193.71.00.70.21.03.05.0
7Dickey Beal29112.41.32.7.4870.71.1.5760.81.90.40.11.21.53.3
8Tom Heitz2907.60.81.4.6001.42.3.6211.90.20.10.00.40.93.1
9Bo Lanter1303.50.61.1.5710.30.31.0000.4 0.20.00.30.61.5
10Troy McKinley1603.00.40.9.4670.10.11.0000.5 0.10.00.00.41.0
11Mike Ballenger1202.60.20.8.2220.20.3.5000.1 0.10.00.30.20.5

Individuals – Totals

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Derrick Hord30301092194394.492102131.779161542547280490
2Jim Master3029968153315.48695106.89663781905457401
3Melvin Turpin3030912160275.58272106.6792122226676290392
4Dirk Minniefield30301034128251.51084111.757941884218780340
530875470125.5606592.707134211954380197
6Chuck Verderber292261143102.4225972.819107292172887145
7Dickey Beal2913603878.4871933.5762354122364495
8Tom Heitz2902192440.6004166.62154530122789
9Bo Lanter13046814.571441.0005 204820
10Troy McKinley16048715.467221.0008 100616
11Mike Ballenger1203129.22224.5001 10426
 School Totals30 60758271618.511545727.750940460171864035712199

and Results

GDateType OpponentConf TmOppOTWLStreakArena
1Sat, Nov 28, 1981REG AkronOVCW8364 10W 1Rupp Arena
2Sat, Dec 5, 1981REG@Ohio StateBig TenW7862 20W 2St. John Arena
3Tue, Dec 8, 1981REG Indiana (10)Big TenW8569 30W 3Rupp Arena
4Sat, Dec 12, 1981REG@KansasBig 8W7774OT40W 4Allen Fieldhouse
5Fri, Dec 18, 1981REG JacksonvilleSun BeltW10791 50W 5Rupp Arena
6Sat, Dec 19, 1981REG Big EastW9478 60W 6Rupp Arena
7Sat, Dec 26, 1981REGNNorth Carolina (1)L6982 61L 1Brendan Byrne Arena
8Tue, Dec 29, 1981REGNNotre DameIndW3428OT71W 1Freedom Hall
9Sat, Jan 2, 1982REG@GeorgiaSECW6866 81W 2Stegeman Coliseum
10Wed, Jan 6, 1982REG AuburnSECW8371 91W 3Rupp Arena
11Sat, Jan 9, 1982REG@TennesseeSECL6670 92L 1Stokely Center
12Wed, Jan 13, 1982REG@MississippiSECL6567 93L 2C.M. Tad Smith Coliseum
13Sat, Jan 16, 1982REG  (13)SECW8669 103W 1Rupp Arena
14Wed, Jan 20, 1982REG@FloridaSECW9176 113W 2Stephen C. O’Connell Center
15Sat, Jan 23, 1982REG VanderbiltSECW6758 123W 3Rupp Arena
16Mon, Jan 25, 1982REG Louisiana StateSECW7665 133W 4Rupp Arena
17Wed, Jan 27, 1982REG@Mississippi StateSECL5156 134L 1Humphrey Coliseum
18Sat, Jan 30, 1982REG GeorgiaSECW8273 144W 1Rupp Arena
19Wed, Feb 3, 1982REG@AuburnSECL8183OT145L 1Beard-Eaves-Memorial
20Sat, Feb 6, 1982REG Tennessee (16)SECW7767 155W 1Rupp Arena
21Wed, Feb 10, 1982REG MississippiSECW5649 165W 2Rupp Arena
22Sat, Feb 13, 1982REG@ (10)SECW7262 175W 3Coleman Coliseum
23Wed, Feb 17, 1982REG FloridaSECW8478 185W 4Rupp Arena
24Sat, Feb 20, 1982REG@VanderbiltSECW7369 195W 5Memorial Gymnasium
25Wed, Feb 24, 1982REG Mississippi StateSECW7154 205W 6Rupp Arena
26Sat, Feb 27, 1982REG@Louisiana StateSECL7894 206L 1Maravich Assembly Center
GDateType OpponentConf TmOppOTWLStreakArena
27Thu, Mar 4, 1982CTOURN AuburnSECW8966 216W 1Rupp Arena
28Fri, Mar 5, 1982CTOURN MississippiSECW6258 226W 2Rupp Arena
29Sat, Mar 6, 1982CTOURN Alabama (18)SECL4648 227L 1Rupp Arena
GDateType OpponentConf TmOppOTWLStreakArena
30Thu, Mar 11, 1982NMiddle TennesseeOVCL4450 228L 2Memorial Gymnasium